Alice Evelyn Hall, 86
by Whitley Clifton | August 8, 2019 9:37 am
Funeral services for Alice Evelyn Hall, 86, of Swainsboro were held at the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 with Reverend Ray Jenkins officiating. Entombment followed in Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum. The family received friends August 6 one hour prior to the service. She passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness.
Mrs. Alice Evelyn Hall was born September 9, 1932 in Swainsboro to the late Homer J. Hayes and Annie Lee Shepard Hayes. She drove a school bus for the Emanuel County Board of Education for 34 years. Hall also worked side-by-side with her husband and boys on the family farm. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, and spending time with her family. She was a traditional southern cook, and visitors were always invited to pull up a chair. The meal was always delicious, and no one left hungry.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Allen D. Hall Jr.; sisters, Sybil Patterson and Carolyn Wilson; granddaughter, Jill Hall Marsh; great-granddaughter, Allie; and special friend, Willis Claxton Sr.
Survivors include her sons, Dave (Connie) Hall, Gene (Tina) Hall, Aaron (Debbie) Hall, all of Swainsboro, and Jerry (Paula) Hall of Twin City; sisters, Betty Pelt of Prattville, Alabama, and Ann Parker of Evansville, Illinois; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Pallbearers were Matt Hall, Mark Hall, Patrick Hall, M.J. Hall, Trevor Sconyers, and Mikell Clifton.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.